News // TOWNSVILLE 400 PREVIEW
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This weekend marks the 600th race start for the Brad Jones Racing team, a milestone that has been in the works since the team made their debut at Phillip Island in 2000.

 

Slade will be in Alliance Truck Parts colours this weekend, however underneath the yellow and black livery, there has been a change in chassis. Tim will be driving BJR-006. Full story on the Freightliner Racing website now.

 

Below are the on-track times for Tim Slade in the Freightliner Racing Supercar at the Townsville 400 and your local TV times can be found here. Coverage is on FOX Sports and free to air TV - https://www.supercars.com/tv-schedule/

 

TRACK TIMES

Friday 5th July

10:55-11:25 – Practice One

14:25-14:55 – Practice Two

Saturday 6th July

9:55-10:25 – Practice Three

11:50-12:10 – Qualifying

15:10-16:45 – Race 17 – 200kms

Sunday 7th July

10:35-10:55 – Qualifying

12:20-12:45 – Top Ten Shootout

15:10-16:45 – Race 18 – 200kms 

 

FAST FACTS

- Qualifying Lap Record – 1m11.9908s, Scott McLaughlin, 2017, DJR Team Penske, Ford Falcon FGX

- Race Lap Record – 1m12.9311s, Nick Percat, Brad Jones Racing, Holden Commodore VF

- The Freightliner Racing Supercar has claimed a podium finish at Townsville. Fabian Coulthard was behind the wheel when he scored a trio of podiums here for BJR/Freightliner Racing in 2013, 2014 and 2015.

- There have been zero races in Townsville where all cars have finished the race. This weekend marks the 22nd and 23rd races to be held at the Reid Park circuit.

- Twelve different drivers have claimed the 21 available pole positions in Townsville from 2009 through to 2018.

- The pole sitting car has finished on the podium in the last six Townsville races in a row.

 

MEET TIM

Thursday 4th July

17:30-18:15 – Supercar Signing Session @ The Strand

Friday 5th July

12:25-12:55 – Signing Session @ Team Garages

Saturday 6th July

12:40-12:55 – Signing Session @ Merchandise Alley

Sunday 7th July

9:00-9:30 – Signing Session @ Team Garages

Published: 01 July 2019.

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